• 2009, Campus, China, Edsa, Gu'an New Town, Open Space, Pacific Rim, Residential, Transit, Urban
  • 2009, Campus, China, Edsa, Gu'an New Town, Open Space, Pacific Rim, Residential, Transit, Urban

Gu’an New Town

Gu’an is a city just outside the fi fth ring around Beijing, built around a framework of open space and transit. The downtown will have high densities focused on a central park and boulevard. Outlying areas will have a mix of residential, commercial, manufacturing, civic and educational uses, connected by transit, boulevards and an open space system. There are sites for 40 schools, a major university and trade school. Plans for the fi rst phase of Gu’an New Town includes approximately 3,500-hectares designed for 200,000 residents and the creation of 100,000 jobs.

EDSA was responsible for master planning services.

Location:
Gu'an, China
Client:
Langfang Development Area
Scope:
Master Planning
Scale:
11,000 Hectares